Represents a section associated with a document.

public class Section
Public Class Section

Inheritance: ObjectSection

Licensing Info

This class is a DynamicPDF Core Suite Essentials feature. One of the following is required for non-evaluation usage:


This example shows how to break the document into different sections.
Imports System
Imports ceTe.DynamicPDF
Module MyModule
    Sub Main()
        ' Create a PDF Document
        Dim MyDocument As Document = New Document
        'Create a template object and add a page numbering label
        Dim MyTemplate As Template = New Template
        MyTemplate.Elements.Add(New PageNumberingLabel("%%SP%% of %%ST%%", 0, 680, 512, 12, Font.Helvetica, 12, TextAlign.Center))
        'Add the template to the document
        MyDocument.Template = MyTemplate
        'Begin the first section
        'Add two pages
        MyDocument.Pages.Add(New Page)     'Page 1
        MyDocument.Pages.Add(New Page)     'Page 2
        'Begin the second section
        MyDocument.Sections.Begin(NumberingStyle.Numeric, MyTemplate)
        'Add three pages
        MyDocument.Pages.Add(New Page)     'Page 3
        MyDocument.Pages.Add(New Page)     'page 4
        MyDocument.Pages.Add(New Page)     'page 5
        'Begin the third section specifying a section prefix
        MyDocument.Sections.Begin(NumberingStyle.RomanLowerCase, "Appendix A - ")
        'Add two pages
        MyDocument.Pages.Add(New Page)     'page 6
        MyDocument.Pages.Add(New Page)     'page 7
        ' Save the PDF document
    End Sub
End Module
using System;
using ceTe.DynamicPDF;
using ceTe.DynamicPDF.PageElements;

public class Example
    public static void CreatePDF(string outputPath)
        // Create a PDF Document
        Document document = new Document();

        //Create a template object and add a page numbering label
        Template template = new Template();
        template.Elements.Add(new PageNumberingLabel("%%SP%% of %%ST%%", 0, 680, 512, 12, Font.Helvetica, 12, TextAlign.Center));

        document.Template = template;

        //Begin the first section
        //Add two pages
        document.Pages.Add(new Page()); //Page 1
        document.Pages.Add(new Page()); //Page 2

        //Begin the second section
        document.Sections.Begin(NumberingStyle.Numeric, template);
        //Add three pages
        document.Pages.Add(new Page()); //Page 3
        document.Pages.Add(new Page()); //page 4
        document.Pages.Add(new Page()); //page 5

        //Begin the third section specifying a section prefix
        document.Sections.Begin(NumberingStyle.RomanLowerCase, "Appendix A - ");
        //Add two pages
        document.Pages.Add(new Page()); //page 6
        document.Pages.Add(new Page()); //page 7

        // Save the PDF document


For more details on sections take a look at the Document Sectioning topic.


NumberingStyleGets or sets the numbering style for the section.
PageIndexGets the page index for the start of the section.
PrefixGets or sets the prefix string for the section.
StampTemplateGets or sets the StampTemplate for the section.
StartingPageNumberGets or sets the starting page number for the section.
TemplateGets or sets the Template for the section.


Equals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object .
(Inherited from Object)
GetHashCode()Serves as a hash function for a particular type.
(Inherited from Object)
GetType()Gets the Type of the current instance.
(Inherited from Object)
ToString()Returns a String that represents the current Object .
(Inherited from Object)

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